Welcome to Oregon

There are more than 50 million Americans with Arthritis - 849,000 of them live in Oregon. The Arthritis Foundation is the Champion of Yes. We are focused on finding a cure and championing the fight against arthritis through vital information, advocacy, science and community. Our goal is to chart a winning course, guiding families in developing personalized plans for saying yes – day after day.

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Upcoming Events

2017 Walk With Ease - Tualatin, OR

2017 Walk With Ease - Tualatin, OR

The Arthritis Foundatin's Walk with Ease program can teach you how to safely make physical activity part of your everyday life. Comprehensive studies demonstrate that Walk With Ease reduces pain, increases balance and strength, and improves your overall health.

Session begins May 15 - June 26, 2017
M/W/F from 11:15 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

Please call 503-691-3061 to register. Classes are at the Juanita Pohl Center. Click on the Walk With Ease icon for more details.

2017 Walk to Cure Arthritis - Southern Oregon

2017 Walk to Cure Arthritis - Southern Oregon


Walk to Cure Arthritis is the Arthritis Foundation’s nationwide signature event that rallies communities and raises funds to conquer arthritis once and for all. Join the fight and Walk to Cure Arthritis – register, fundraise, come together to support each other and walk. Another step, another victory!

2017 Camp JAM - Canby, OR

2017 Camp JAM - Canby, OR

8/4/2017 to 8/6/2017

Arthritis Foundation camps provide a safe and secure camping experience for children and teens with juvenile arthritis and childhood rheumatic diseases. Camp JAM is a family camp. Your family will have the opportunity to meet, share strategies and form friendships with other families and have access to a variety of health professionals who will be available to answer questions and talk more about living with arthritis. Camp JAM is open to kids with arthritis and related rheumatic diseases—ages 2 months to 18 years—and their immediate family members, including parents and siblings! Official registration is required. Register at www.arthritis.org/JACamps. Registration opens April 4 and fills quickly!

2017 Arthritis Bike Classic - Oregon

2017 Arthritis Bike Classic - Oregon

9/16/2017 to 9/23/2017

The Arthritis Bike Classic - Oregon presented by Amgen is a spectacular 6-days of cycling, bicycle tour through bountiful Oregon. From the rolling hills of wine county to the rugged coast, peaks of the Cascades, wildlife, and State Parks enjoy the natural beauty of Oregon from your bicycle.

Join the Fight


Let Your Voice Be Heard

The best Advocate is someone who knows what it’s like to fight the everyday battles—someone like you. By sharing your personal story of Yes with legislators and lawmakers, you can become part of the solution.

Better Living Toolkit

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A Digital Tool to Help You Live Your Best

This powerful resource will help you better understand your disease and take a positive step toward living a life of Yes. Get information, tips and tools that will help you work with doctor to develop the best treatment plan for your unique needs, so you can continue to enjoy the things that are most important to you.